A New Literary History of America Harvard University Press Reference Library (Free)


  • Hardcover
  • 1095
  • A New Literary History of America Harvard University Press Reference Library
  • Greil Marcus
  • English
  • 10 May 2020
  • 9780674035942

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    free download ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Greil Marcus A New Literary History of America Harvard University Press Reference Library (Free) Greil Marcus ↠ 7 read Some numbers 1044 pages 223 essays Five pages for every essay 201 essayists Three essayists the editors Marcus and Sollors plus David Thomson with three or essays Twelve editorial board members recruiting a number of whom write twice Fourteen contributors without University affiliation only one of these on the Editorial Board Five of the so called Seven Arts Painting Literature Theater Sculpture Architecture Dance Music

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characters A New Literary History of America Harvard University Press Reference Library 107 free download ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Greil Marcus Greil Marcus ↠ 7 read Ioning of that world in cartoons television science fiction and hip hop the book gives us a new kaleidoscopic view of what Made in America means Literature music film art history science philosophy political rhetoric cultural creations of every kind appear in relation to each other and to the time and place that give them shapeThe meeting of minds is extraordinary as T J Clark writes on Jackson Pollock Paul Muldoon on Carl Sandburg Camille Paglia on Tennessee Williams Sarah Vowell on Grant Wood s American Gothic Walter Mosley on hard b. For a literary history this book seems to do everything it possibly can to avoid being about booksThe back cover should give you a clue about this It mentions essays like The name America appears for the first time The president delivers a six minute speech DW Griffith s Birth of a Nation is released Bob Dylan writes Song to Woody Barack Obama is electedThe thing you might notice is that none of these essays are about books And so goes kindof a surprising number of essays in the collection Some of them are about books than they seem to be Two Days in Harlem turns out to be about Ralph Ellison but some aren t Citizen Kane is about Citizen Kane which is not a book Much of American literature is either ignored or mentioned only glancinglyAnd the uality of the essays is uneven too The piece on slave narratives is absolutely terrific but the one on Huck Finn totally reads the book wrongThis is worthwhile if you can find it used but it s not as great as you re hoping it ll be Diary of a Minecraft Squid: An Unofficial Minecraft Book in cartoons television science fiction and hip hop the book gives us a new kaleidoscopic view of what Made The Paper Bag Princess (Munsch for Kids) in America means Literature music film art history science philosophy political rhetoric cultural creations of every kind appear Final Fantasy Ultimania Archive Volume 2 in relation to each other and to the time and place that give them shapeThe meeting of minds KickAss Delphi Programming: Cutting-edge Delphi Programming with an Attitude is extraordinary as T J Clark writes on Jackson Pollock Paul Muldoon on Carl Sandburg Camille Paglia on Tennessee Williams Sarah Vowell on Grant Wood s American Gothic Walter Mosley on hard b. For a literary history this book seems to do everything Batiendo a Wall Street: Peter Lynch con la colaboración de John Rothchild (Value School) it possibly can to avoid being about booksThe back cover should give you a clue about this It mentions essays like The name America appears for the first time The president delivers a six minute speech DW Griffith s Birth of a Nation Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi is electedThe thing you might notice The Acid-Alkaline Diet for Optimum Health: Restore Your Health by Creating pH Balance in Your Diet is that none of these essays are about books And so goes kindof a surprising number of essays Hush Hush, Forest in the collection Some of them are about books than they seem to be Two Days Miss Manners' Guide to a Surprisingly Dignified Wedding in Harlem turns out to be about Ralph Ellison but some aren t Citizen Kane From Ice To Flames: A Stand Alone Friends To Lovers Single Dad Romance (A West Brothers Novel Book 2) is about Citizen Kane which Do You Want to Start a Scandal (Castles Ever After) is not a book Much of American literature One Man Out: Curt Flood versus Baseball (Landmark Law Cases & American Society) is either Python pour les maths: Dès 14 ans. Nouvelle matière du programme du collège et du lycée. (EYROLLES) is uneven too The piece on slave narratives Dinner: Changing the Game: A Cookbook is worthwhile The Songs of Jesus: A Year of Daily Devotions in the Psalms if you can find Le Loup de Wall Street (Ldp Litterature) it used but The Myth of Persecution: How Early Christians Invented a Story of Martyrdom it s not as great as you re hoping A poils et à plumes (Cuisine) it ll be

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A New Literary History of America is a 1050 page collection of 219 essays I suspect that most of the people giving this book a good review haven t actually read it all the way through as I have I think it would be uncharitable to suggest an alternative that many of the readers who rate it highly can t distinguish between good writing and bad writing To begin with this book comes nowhere close to living up to its grandiose title Instead of a literary history we get a collection of short essays on a random assortment of topics This eclectic approach can have its advantages but it is not what is advertised A better title would have been something like Essays on American Culture as it is major contributors and aspects of American culture are completely overlooked Those topics that are included are usually analyzed in a grating academicese If words like the other the self discourse multiplicity interpenetration poetics dialectic parse publicprivate space gendered temporal mimetic render problematic limn or normative annoy you avoid this book Finally although the editors claim that there is no party line in this book xxvi the book might as well have been titled A Marxist s Literary History of America so leftist are virtually all of the essays Either the editors are lying or they re oblivious Probably a little of both Despite all of that there are a handful of thoughtful readable essays I rated them all anything rated beneath a 4 is not recommended as worth reading 5s There were 16 of theseFear and Love in the Virginia colony 1607A nearer neighbor to the Indians 1643Benjamin Franklin The Silence Dogood Letters 1722Two national anthems 1814Phyllis Wheatley 1773The slave narrative 1838 Uncle Tom s Cabin 1851Lincoln s second inaugural address 1865The Robert Gould Shaw and 54th Regiment Monument 1897 The real American has not yet arrived 1903The Scopes Trial 1925 The Silent Enemy 1930Billie Holiday Strange Fruit 1939Preston Sturges 1940Integrating the Military 1946 The Birth of the Cool 19494s There were 31 of these 3s 97 of these 2s 58 of these 1s 11 of these So out of 219 essays only 47 were any good That s a ratio of 21% good to 79% bad Pretty poor even by the standards of academic writing Python pour les maths: Dès 14 ans. 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